Human remains found in Highland County, sheriff says

Human remains found in Highland County, sheriff says
Deputies say a hunter called them Thursday and said he found skeletal remains in a wooded area in Highland County. (Source: WDAM)

HIGHLAND COUNTY, Ohio (FOX19) - Highland County sheriff’s officials are investigating after they say human remains were discovered Thursday afternoon in Highland County.

Deputies say around 3:30 p.m. they received a call from a hunter who told them he had found skeletal remains in a heavily wooded area.

The remains were taken to the Montgomery County Morgue for identification, deputies say.

The case remains ongoing.

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